Originally Posted by terry78
Now what would be a straight copout yet something I wouldn't object to is if the timeline alteration caused Cyclops and Prof. X to still be alive. After all the ******** they've done to him as of late, he deserves to have some kind of redemption in media.
Well, if X-Men: The Last Stand
is indeed canon, the Professor being alive was already explained in that cop out after-credit scene.